The International Center is dedicated to helping you explore opportunities to experience other cultures while earning credits toward your degree program. We understand that you are searching for a program that will be the right fit for your budget, time and personal goals.

Before you request an advising appointment, take a few minutes to watch this introductory video to gain an understanding of the different kinds of study abroad opportunities available to you as a University of Akron student.

Four basic types of programs

1. Exchange Programs

2. UA Faculty-Led Short-Term Programs

3. Third-Party Programs

4. Direct Enroll Programs

Once you choose a program, it's time to GET STARTED.

Education Abroad Info Session

Monday, Sept 17 in the Student Union Theatre

Education Abroad: Your Door to the World – Learn the basics about education abroad options, and hear from some recent returnees about their adventures and experience abroad.